Thursday’s questions were:
1. This quote comes from which book?: Vanity and pride are different things, though the words are often used synonymously. A person may be proud without being vain. Pride relates more to our opinion of ourselves, vanity to what we would have others think of us.
2. When was the book first published?
3. It’s fierté in French; orgoglio in Italian; orgullo in Spanish and whakahīhī in Maori, what is it in English?
4. Who are the two main charters in the book?
5. If a single man in possession of a good fortune fortune is in want of a wife, in want of what is a single woman in possession of a good fortune?
Points for answers:
Andrei got four and a close but not close enough for #2..
Deborah wins an electronic basket of berries of her choice for five right and a bonus for the best answer to #5.
Cadwallader gets an I think so too.
Alwyn and Grant each win a basket of berries of their choice too with five right.
Tracy gets one – and I hope your observation is wrong.
Answers follow the break:
1. Pride and Prejudice.
2. January 28th, 1813.
4. Elizabeth Bennett and Fitzwilliam Darcy.